6650-miaw2018-materials-desalto-clay-accueil-logo-bdLike a sculpture by Brancusi, the table Clay, designed by the Italian designer Marc Krusin for the transalpine brand Desalto, is inspired by geometric shapes, united to each other, to create an object as elegant as it is enigmatic. Clay is the meeting of two volumes that balance in perfect harmony.

Clay, translate clay into French. If the material refers to the art of pottery and earth sculptures, it also echoes the product presented by Desalto. A prerequisite for designer Marc Krusin, who realizes here a true work of art combining aesthetics and domestic use.

"Clay is a perfect example of clean, understated design. " Desalto

On a molded rigid polyurethane cylindrical base available in multiple finishes - handcrafted or lacquered, declined in nine natural shades - is welded an oval tray - or round according to the desires of the owner - which seems to be simply laid, defying the laws of the gravity at 73,5 centimeters from the ground. The range is available in ceramic, MDF or glass covered with lava rock from the slopes of Etna volcano in Sicily (Italy).

Beyond a simple table, Clay is an ode to contemporary art.

More information on the Desalto website

About Desalto

For almost 30 years, the Italian brand Desalto combines refined and sophisticated aesthetics with a constant search for technical and technological innovations. Using many designers, what was initially a small family-owned metallurgy company now produces high quality products where harmony, clean design and originality reign supreme.

Clay is a laureate MIAWs 2018 in the category Furniture / Table.
More information on the MIAW website

The choice of the editorial staff

The unparalleled pace of the table Clay has made her one of the favorites of the editorial team, who is happy to award her the Muuuz International Award 2018 in the category Furniture / Table.

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